7 players you didn't know were still contracted to Premier League clubs

By Michael Duah
8 players you didn't know were still contracted to Premier League clubs
8 players you didn't know were still contracted to Premier League clubs

Premier League (EPL) squads have plenty of players, including some you may have forgotten about.

Premier League squads are now so big and clubs are so rich that the incentive to offload the deadwood is great but often difficult.

Many squad players may be on favourable terms and so trying to find them a move elsewhere proves difficult, so they just stay where they are. They don’t play, and then they fall out of our memory.

 

Here are Primenewsghana.com's 7 Premier League’s most “wait, he’s still there?” men sigh:

Carl Jenkinson

Arsenal, 26 years old



Yes, Big Jenks, possibly the last of the Arsenal meme players, is still at Arsenal. A remnant of a bygone era in more than one way, Jenkinson never really cut the mustard at the Emirates even though his impassioned plea to Theo Walcott to actually defend in Arsenal’s 8-2 loss to Manchester United will go down in history.